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BCD#35

Blind Contour Drawing #35 “Sunday Morning” Helen Parsons Shepherd In her early days, contemporaries found Helen Parsons Shepherd’s desire to be an artist objectionable not because she was a woman, but because she was a Newfoundlander. Her parents regarded creative activities as hobbies; her father, a poet in his spare time, worked professionally as a lawyer.…